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Renewables-including biomass and other resources-accounted for 17.6 percent of electricity generation in the U.S. last year. Natural gas prices, however, will continue to dictate the overall direction of the U.S. power generation market.

Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:38 pm

The Senate voted 34-12 for the amendment before giving the bill preliminary approval

Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:35 pm

Norsk Hydro has suffered from a cyberattack that has crippled some of its infrastructure. Norsk Hydro is primarily an aluminum manufacturer, but the company also owns and operates 17 hydroelectric power stations in Norway.

Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:30 pm

The transmission line also would need regulatory approval in Illinois

Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:24 pm

The Residential Rooftop Solar Program is a way for New Orleans customers in need to participate in the benefits of distributed renewable energy 

Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:16 pm
Annual solar energy production in North Carolina jumped 36 percent in 2018, according to the latest government data – firmly placing North Carolina as the No. 2 solar-producing state in the nation.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 11:40 am

The 12,917-square-foot array of solar panels was inaugurated Thursday by Chilean Mining Minister Baldo Prokurica

Posted: March 19, 2019, 3:58 pm

The pairing is expected to start producing power this month

Posted: March 19, 2019, 3:53 pm

All submarine cables will be produced by Prysmian 

Posted: March 19, 2019, 3:47 pm

The partners will work together to develop projects in Spain, the Middle East and South Africa. The projects could add several gigawatt hours of storage capacity by 2022.

Posted: March 19, 2019, 1:50 pm

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The partners will work together to develop projects in Spain, the Middle East and South Africa. The projects could add several gigawatt hours of storage capacity by 2022.

Posted: March 19, 2019, 1:50 pm

New research shows that small run-of-river (ROR) hydropower projects can provide just as much baseload stability as reservoir-based hydropower plants while being highly responsive to real-time grid and market changes. This means that as the U.S. seeks to expand renewable energy sources without compromising reliability, one option is more flexible (and profitable) hydropower that doesn’t involve dams.


Posted: March 13, 2019, 9:30 pm
This week, ConEdison subsidiary, Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R) and Key Capture Energy (KCE) announced that O&R has selected KCE, an Albany-based, independent developer of utility-scale battery storage projects, will plan, design, install and operate O&R’s new battery storage project in Pomona.
Posted: March 13, 2019, 2:52 pm
What happens when a famously left-leaning city dives into the buttoned-down business of electric utilities? San Francisco may soon find out.
Posted: March 12, 2019, 2:05 pm
A trailblazing wind-solar hybrid project in western Minnesota could be a preview of what’s to come as renewable developers look for new ways to bolster projects.
Posted: March 11, 2019, 7:42 pm

An energy storage system has been installed at the largest single-site solar park in the world.

Posted: March 11, 2019, 3:31 pm
One of the most game-changing news events in the electric vehicle and energy storage industry, is the acquisition of Maxwell Technologies by Tesla for $218 million, according to Frost & Sullivan.
Posted: March 6, 2019, 1:56 pm
New Hampshire is preparing to follow the lead of other New England states and create a system for procuring renewable energy on behalf of residents.
Posted: March 6, 2019, 12:59 pm
A new paper is being launched today at the House of Lords in London that challenges government, regulators and companies working on clean energy to make gender diversity a key priority. The paper has been produced by the EWiRE network, set up by Regen to provide a vibrant network for women working in clean energy.
Posted: March 5, 2019, 4:00 pm
Last week, Green Mountain Power (GMP) and Renewable Energy Vermont (REV) teamed up on what they are calling a first-of-its-kind opportunity in the country to deliver innovation and carbon reductions to customers through a new Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program.
Posted: March 5, 2019, 3:45 pm